• A Military Life (Col. Johnnie P. Byrd) Collection 

      Mississippi State University Libraries
      MSS. 710. 1916-2013. 9 cubic feet. Materials collected by Col. Johnnie P. Byrd of Laurel, MS, an alumnus of Mississippi State University and career military man. Includes scrapbooks, correspondence, photographs, certificates, ...
    • Abbott (Liberty C.) family papers 

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      MSS. 1. 1883-1926 (Bulk Dates: 1859-1930). 5.75 cubic feet. The collection includes the papers of Liberty C. Abbott (1836-1894), an official and plantation owner of Howard, Mississippi, his wife Maria Abbott (1830-1912), ...
    • Adams (Wirt) Cavalry Regiment, Company E, roster 

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      MSS. 462. 1863-1865, 1981, 1989. 0.02 cubic feet: 4 items. Civil War roll, minutes, letters of 1st Mississippi Cavalry Regiment, Company E, 1863-1865; clippings, 1981, poster, 1989.
    • Aetna Insurance Company (Columbus, Mississippi) Fire Insurance Policy book 

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      MSS. 150. 1866-1871. 0.01 cubic feet: 1 item. Fire insurance policy book, 1866-1871, Columbus, Mississippi. 1 item.
    • Agnew (Samuel Andrew) collection 

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      MSS. 100. 1847-1902. 14 reels microfilm. Family papers (letters, receipts, statements of account, indentures, agreements with laborers, railroad schedules, etc.); diaries (43 typed copies), 1851-1902, containing the Reverend ...
    • Agnew miscellany 

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      MSS. 149. 1939 and undated. 0.08 cubic feet. Certificate of election, Bethany precinct, Lee County, Mississippi, 1939, other; list of Native Americans in various locations; trading card.
    • Alabama Civil War letters 

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      MSS. 151. 1863. 0.01 cubic feet: 4 items. Letters: Feb. 1, 1863, B. F. Seale, Butler, Choctaw County, Alabama, to "Bro. Jack"; May 1, 1863, Nancy Peteet, Burton Creek Hills, Alabama, to "Dear Brother"; July 22, 1863, Jesse ...
    • Allen (John M.) speech 

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      MSS. 152. 1888. 0.01 cubic feet: 1 item. Speech concerning tariff reform given to the Mississippi House of Representatives by Allen.
    • American Association of Retired Persons, Chapter 165, records 

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      MSS. 372. 1975-1978. 1 volume. Minutes of chapter and board meetings, newspaper clippings, and membership lists.
    • Ames and Hogan families papers 

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      MSS. 2. 1816-1910. 0.66 cubic feet. The collection documents the history of the Elijah Hogan and Madison Fisk Ames families from 1816 to 1910 and comprise correspondence, legal papers, speeches and essays, business receipts, ...
    • Andrews (M. W.). Memoirs of the War Between the States 

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      MSS. 229. Undated. 0.04 cubic feet. Memoirs of the War Between States (May-August, 1861), a Civil War reminiscence as told to Icie A. Moore by Martin Wells Andrews, Cherry Creek, Mississippi (Pontotoc County) concerning ...
    • Antebellum Receipts for Sale and Tax of Negroes 

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      MSS. 154. 1841-1850. 0.01 cubic feet: 4 items. Four receipts: Receipt for Wm. Burnside's taxes on two slaves for 1841, paid by T. J. Burnside; John Ward sells to Jane Burnside a 17 year old named Henry, 1845; R. B. Vernon ...
    • Armstrong (J. Trooper) family papers 

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      MSS. 435. 1851-1864. 1 reel microfilm. Family letters of J. Trooper Armstrong and his wife Ladie from Nashville, Tennessee, Arkansas and Jackson, Mississippi, including Civil War letters (1861, 1864). J. Trooper Armstrong ...
    • Ashley family collection 

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      MSS. 155. 1842-1862. 0.08 cubic feet. Tax receipts for taxes assessed on land and for tax paid in kind on pork in Jasper and Copiah Counties, Mississippi.
    • Atkinson collection 

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      MSS. 30. 1838-1925. 2.66 cubic feet. Correspondence (1861-1906) and legal papers (1838-1917) of the Martin and Bates law firm, relating to civil cases in Chickasaw and Calhoun Counties, Mississippi, 11 volumes (1851-1908) ...
    • Augustus (W. B.) papers 

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      MSS. 156. 1860-1938. 0.16 cubic feet. Includes the following letters: Governor John M. Stone to W. B. Augustus, September 9, 1881 (photocopy); Blanche Colton Williams, London, to Anne H. Augustus, August 1, 1938. Documents: ...
    • Autograph collection 

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      MSS. 476. 1989. 0.02 cubic feet. Collection of single autograph letters of Mississippians.
    • Bachman (G. W.) collection 

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      MSS. 111. 1839-1914. 0.33 cubic feet. Four volumes concerning Bachman's experiences as pastor and colporter of the Methodist Episcopal Church in Mississippi, 1839-1914.
    • Ball (Louis) letters 

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      MSS. 157. 1944-1945. 0.08 cubic feet. Letters and cards from 2 servicemen in Europe to the Ball family, 1944-1945.
    • Ballard (Ottis and Jessie Dola Stephenson) papers 

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      MSS. 204. 1943-1944. 1.5 cubic feet. Letters between Otis and Jessie Dola Ballard written during World War II, military records, Bible and artifacts related to Otis Ballard's military service in Africa and Italy. Also ...